1. After many years of living with a dishwasher, I finally discovered that the best time to empty it is first thing in the morning. Believe it or not, this is life changing. It's the little things, am I right? Ha.

2. "All the buried seeds crack open in the dark, the instant they surrender to a process they can’t see. And this innate surrender allows everything edible and fragrant to break ground into a life we call spring. In nature, we are quietly given countless models of how to give ourselves over to what appears dark and hopeless, but which is ultimately an awakening beyond all imagining." - Mark Nepo

3. Learn to take a metaphorical punch. Most things are worth the bruise.

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